Two Men Killed In Plane Crash Near Sunshine Coast

Wreckage discovered in Peachester

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Two men died following a plane crash on the Sunshine Coast on Wednesday afternoon.

A search was launched at 5:30PM when a light aircraft was reported as missing from the Sunshine Coast Airport.

Three hours after the multi-agency search began, a Maroochydore LifeFlight helicopter discovered a wreckage in the bushland along Commissioners Flat Road at Peachester.


The remains of two men, aged 46 and 30, were discovered on-board the crashed vessel.

Several agencies, including the Forensic Crash Unit and the Australian Transport Safety Bureau, were investigating the incident.

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24 June 2021

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